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Boxers Canelo Alvarez (L) and Erislandy Lara face off onstage prior to the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Keidel: From Cuba To Canelo, Erislandy Lara 12 Rounds From ‘American Dream’

If boxing is to save its vitality, it needs vital boxers to fight each other. Seems simple enough, an athletic algorithm that serves the sport and its fans.

07/11/2014

Boxer Erislandy Lara speaks onstage during the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara on May 6, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

CBS Local Sports Q&A: Erislandy Lara ‘Chopped’ Alvarez’s Pride To Get The Fight

From fiction to reality, the underdog often chirps until he’s champ. So it is with Erislandy Lara. While technically the champion here and universally respected as a fighter, Lara has little of Canelo’s cash or cachet, and just a fraction of Canelo’s traction among the media.

07/11/2014

Canelo Alvarez, former WBC & WBA Super Welterweight World Champion, trains during an open workout at the House of Boxing Gym July 1, 2014 in San Diego, California. (credit: Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

CBS Local Sports Q&A: Canelo Alvarez On His Fight Against Erislandy Lara

On July 12, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Erislandy Lara are fighting in Las Vegas. While technically not a title fight, it’s considered the de facto championship bout at 154 lbs.

07/10/2014

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‘Game Of Thrones’ Leads 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations

The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards nominations were announced early Thursday morning. HBO’s “Game of Thrones” led the pack with 19 bids, including best drama series.

07/10/2014

Former WBC and IBF Light Welterweight champion and former IBF Welterweight Champion, Devon Alexander, throws a ceremonial first pitch before the Washington Nationals - St. Louis Cardinals baseball game at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on June 15, 2014.     UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Devon Alexander Fights Saturday Night

St. Louisan taking on Jesus Soto Karass in Showtime welterweight bout

06/20/2014

Devon Alexander talks with reporters during a training session in preparation for his upcoming fight against Shawn Porter at Gleason's Gym on December 3, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Devon Alexander To Defend Title

St. Louis native goes toe-to-toe with Shawn Porter on Saturday for IBF Welterweight belt

12/04/2013

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Perform At The HP Pavilion

Overnight America Podcast: November 25, 2013 – Maz Jobrani, Paul O’Neil

Comedian Maz Jobrani called in to talk about his Showtime special “I Come In Peace” being released on DVD. Composer, Lyricist, and Producer Paul O’Neil from Trans-Siberian Orchestra sat down to talk with Jon about […]

11/25/2013

WHITBY, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 29: Whitby Abbey is illuminated for Whitby's Goth weekend, where night time visitors walk amongst the ruins which inspired Bram Stoker's Dracula while spooky costumed characters bring alive the past, on October 29, 2013, Whitby, England, UK. Picture by Martin Grimes/Getty Images at Whitby Abbey on October 29, 2013 in Whitby, England. (Photo by Martin Grimes/Getty Images for English Heritage)

Overnight America Podcast: November 1st, 2013 – Steve Helling, Ed Bark, David Konow, Billy Gardell, Cheffy Baby, Jason Moses

People Magazine Staffer Steve Helling dropped by to talk about the current issue on newsstands. Find out what Steve had to say about the Royal family and the christening of William and Kate’s baby. Television […]

11/01/2013

Photo L-R by Imeh Akpanudosen; Jason Merritt/Getty Images

Netflix vs. Premium Cable: Who Will Win At The Emmy Awards?

With 14 Emmy nominations, the once little mail order provider turned online streaming network, Netflix, has officially made it to the big leagues. Its original productions of “House of Cards” and “Arrested Development” are up against top cable shows including “Game of Thrones” and “The Newsroom” from HBO and “House of Lies” from Showtime.

08/22/2013

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Overnight America: January 22nd, 2012 – Maz Jobrani, Chris Holmes

Comedian Maz Jobrani talked to us about the his upcoming special “I Come in Peace” on Showtime this weekend. The latest in Pop Culture was brought to us by PopDose.com Editor Chris Holmes.  He shared […]

01/22/2013

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